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Sony Interactive Entertainment
Cloud Gaming Engineering & Infrastructure
Aliso Viejo, CA
Senior Software Engineer, Cloud Back-End
As a part of Sony Interactive Entertainment, the Cloud Gaming Engineering and Infrastructure (CGEI) team is leading the cloud gaming revolution, putting
console-quality video games on any device. As a Software Engineer on the Cloud Back-End Engineering team, you’ll play a key role in the design and development of server-side applications for cloud automation on a large geographically distributed infrastructure.
Implementation of features in distributed back end systems
Ownership of the architectural design, implementation, and delivery of product features
Write and execute unit tests via testing frameworks
Triage and fix reported bugs
Communicate estimates, schedules, issues and dependencies to technical or project lead
Define and craft integration tests with Test Engineering
Continually bring new insights and insights about technology to engineering team
Mentor other engineers on standard development methodologies
Act as domain specialist on specific product area
Establish relationships with other CGEI teams to help improve development process and eliminate inefficiencies
BS in Computer Science or equivalent work experience
Minimum of 5-10 years of relevant development experience
Skills & Knowledge
Expert knowledge of Java or Golang required
Knowledge of Python nice to have
Expert knowledge of Linux and Bash
Expert knowledge in both NoSQL and Relational Data Stores
Knowledge of Docker, Kubernetes, Prometheus, Consul, and other CNCF technologies
Intermediate knowledge of version control tools such as git and GitLab
Familiar with Agile development environment
Gamer is a plus
Enjoys working in multifaceted, dynamic and fast-paced environment
Strong communication and documentation skills
Contribution to the open-source community (ie. blogs, source code, etc)
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